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Ebay “Seriously Considering” Adding Bitcoin Payments

Type “Bitcoin” into online marketplace giant eBay’s search bar, and you’ll discover an absolute plethora of bizarre items which loosely relate to the world’s hottest cryptocurrency. There are more eBook investment guides than you could read in a lifetime, pointless pieces of circular plastic with the assumed Bitcoin logo emblazoned upon them, mining contracts and components […]

Bitcoin Futures Are Here: The Story So Far

The week ahead will give better future indication of Bitcoin derivatives products as yesterday at 6 p.m. EST, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) allowed bitcoin futures to begin trading under the symbol “XBT.” Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME…

Craigslist Adds “Cryptocurrency Ok” Option to Listings

The classified ads website Craigslist recently added the option for buyers and sellers to specify that they’d like to transact using cryptocurrency. The new feature was added late last week to little fanfare. It was another cryptocurrency news outlet that picked up the development that was subsequently reported in The Verge and other publications. To […]

Surf Air Joins the Growing List of Private Airlines Accepting Bitcoin

These days bitcoiners can do a whole lot more with their ‘digital gold’ as there’s a broad range of merchants opting to accept bitcoin every day. Now this week one of the leading “All-You-Can Fly” air travel providers, Surf Air, has announced it is accepting bitcoin and ethereum for monthly memberships and charters. Also read: “Only […]

More Users of Square Will be Able to Purchase, Sell, and Store Bitcoin

Square, one of the most widely utilized financial applications globally founded by Twitter founder and CEO Jack Dorsey, has started to expand its pilot integration of bitcoin across its user base. According to the official announcement made by the Square Cash App team, the company’s bitcoin brokerage services will be provided to more of the […]